Intel: drives Optane desktop increase download speed system 2 times
21.04.2017 apleapplekot 0 Comments
After the drive Optane SSD DC P4800X designed for servers, Intel introduced the Optane drives for desktop computers. At the request of the chip maker, the new type of drives provide a new level of PC processing speed when solving demanding tasks.
In a statement, Intel said that when you use Optane in the composition of systems based on its processors is the initial boot of the computer may occur up to two times faster.
In addition, an increase in overall performance up to 28%, and the storage subsystem can run faster almost 14 times. Compared to conventional drives speed run applications such as Microsoft Outlook, increased almost sixfold, the Chrome browser runs faster almost five times the download speed of games increases to 67%, and loading game levels is accelerating up to 65%.
Optane based on an advanced memory technology 3D XPoint. It is characterized by high productivity and density of components, low power consumption and affordable price. This non-volatile memory up to 1000 times faster and has up to 1000 times longer lifetime compared to NAND.
From the back drive of the consumer versions have different volume. If Optane Intel SSD DC P4800X proposed volume of 375 GB, and in the future we plan to release models of 750 GB and 1.5 TB drives for desktops will be released with capacity of 16 and 32GB.
The decrease in managed to make prices of SSDS are quite affordable: a model of 16 GB costs about 45 dollars, 32 GB — $ 77. Sales start on April 24.
It remains to add that to use the Intel SSD Optane only computers with Intel Core seventh generation or newer.